Façade Engineer

£35-45,000 per annum                 London SE1              Permanent

Clarkebond is highly regarded award winning multidisciplinary consultancy operating from offices in London, Bristol and Exeter.  New Civil Engineer’s NCE100 assessment of ‘the top firms in civil engineering based on the cultures, competencies and skillsets that matter most’ has ranked Clarkebond at number 62 in its top 100.

As a result of recent large project wins, we now need a Façade Engineer with significant experience to join our London team. 

The role:

You will work closely with the Director of Special Structures and Façade Engineering and within a small, sociable structures team.  This is a great opportunity to apply your façade design knowledge to a range of projects from concept feasibility to detailed design.  You will contribute to tender packages and fee proposals as well as advise architects, contractors and project managers on materials, product systems, performance and compliance requirements.

You will prepare façade structural and thermal calculations, specifications and performance requirements as well as undertake façade technical due diligence surveys / reporting to address façade defects including water ingress, spontaneous breakage, combustible cladding etc.


The right candidate will have adequate experience working as a structural façade design engineer and of façade survey technical due diligence.  You will have good knowledge of advanced FEA programs including non-linear and thermal analysis programs and be familiar with AutoCAD and Revit software for façade detailing.

You should have a BEng (Hons) Civil / Structural or Mechanical Engineering and preferably an MSc Façade Engineering.  However, financial assistance and support will be considered for the right candidate who does not have an MSc in Façade Engineering to obtain one via the University of the West of England.  Working with clients, architects, consultants and project managers will also require you to be able to communicate clearly both verbally and within written reports.

In return, we offer a competitive salary commensurate with your knowledge and experience, an excellent range of benefits including life assurance, personal accident insurance, option to purchase additional holiday days, flexible working hours, pension scheme with 4.5% employer’s contribution and a wide variety of training and development opportunities.

If you would like more information about the role and an informal discussion please contact Philip Esper, Director – Special Structures and Façade Engineering on 0207 939 0959.

We are therefore open to applicants who would wish to consider part-time or flexible working arrangements.

If you would like to know more about Clarkebond’s benefits, culture, values and track record, please visit our website: www.clarkebond.com

If you see this as a positive career move, click ‘apply’ today to send us your full CV. 

Clarkebond are committed to the principle of equal opportunities in employment.

If you have not heard from us by 1st March 19 please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion in relation to this particular vacancy. However, we may retain your CV and contact details in order that we may contact you in relation to any future recruitment campaigns within Clarkebond (UK) Ltd.   If you do not wish your details to be retained please contact us directly at careers@clarkebond.com.

We are not currently accepting agency applications for this role.